Andy led the Lanes emergency team, working on behalf of Thames Water, that first responded to the discovery of the Islington concreteberg.
At Lanes Group, we have a range of HGV driver job vacancies for enthusiastic and hard-working individuals who want to help us serve millions of customers across the length and breadth of the UK.
Our professional drivers are some of the most capable in the industry, working to deliver top-quality services to commercial and domestic clients nationwide. By filling one of our driving job vacancies and joining Lanes, you’ll contribute to this essential work, using state-of-the-art gear and with the support of the best engineers in the business.
We also offer extensive training opportunities to our staff in driving jobs, including an in-house training course approved by City & Guilds, to ensure that you can grow and develop your skills over time.
As the UK’s largest privately-owned drainage contractor, we operate 25 regional offices and depots across the country. We offer driver job vacancies and long-term career opportunities for hardworking and enthusiastic professionals dedicated to helping our millions of customers in their time of need. We are always taking on new staff, and are currently seeking multiple candidates for a range of driving jobs. As such, we are sure to have a role available that will suit your needs.
From this page, you can explore the various driving job vacancies we are recruiting for, learn about the day-to-day responsibilities of these roles, and find out about the skills, qualifications and career prospects involved in our driving jobs.
Explore our current driving job vacancies below. To view a job description, click on the job title; to apply from your phone or through your browser, click the apply now button. You can also register for our free job alerts service to find out about new vacancies that are relevant to you, as and when they are posted.
If you have any job search questions for the team at Lanes Careers, get in touch today using the online contact form on our contact page, and we will get back to you as soon as we can.
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We have a range of driver job vacancies and permanent contract options available at Lanes, suitable for professional drivers with varying levels of experience. The work you’ll do is a lot more hands-on than a typical driving job. When you start driving a company vehicle here at Lanes, you will get involved directly in operating our drain repair and water jetting equipment in accordance with the highest standards of health and safety, and carry out face-to-face customer service responsibilities.
Take a look below for additional job details on the driving roles we have to offer:
For the majority of our driving roles, a full UK driving licence, Certificate of Professional Competence and up-to-date digital tachograph card are all you will need to apply. Prior drainage industry experience will not be required, as we are able to offer in-depth training and upskilling opportunities for the successful candidate. This means that our driver roles are perfect for anyone from a professional driving background who has the transferrable skills needed to thrive in a new role.
Most of our driver jobs depart from the typical Monday to Friday model, and we typically offer a number of different shift models, including a four-on-four-off working pattern, night work and shifts based on weekend availability. These flexible working patterns will suit varying needs, and ensure that your responsibilities can align with your personal schedule.
What's more, you'll also be able to take advantage of the friendly, welcoming working environment we strive to create at Lanes Group. As a responsive employer, we aim to foster a spirit of multidisciplinary teamwork, in which all of our drivers feel part of a trusting and supportive team that is dedicated to their development and wellbeing, and will always provide the right tools and information you'll need to work at your best.
Choosing a driving job at Lanes as your next job opens up a range of opportunities for a long and rewarding career.
Not only do we offer competitive per-hour salary rates that scale according to your level of responsibility and experience, but we also provide flexible earning opportunities via overtime.
Additionally, we offer all our workers a range of benefits, including an optional company-wide health scheme, a workplace pension and childcare vouchers. Moreover, full-time employees are eligible for up to 20 days of paid holiday a year, with free car parking available across our entire network of depots and offices.
We are also committed to providing our staff in driving jobs with long-term development opportunities, meaning you’ll have the chance to stay with us and gain new skills over time as part of Lanes.
With a network of 25 regional depots and utility hubs throughout England, Scotland and Wales, you can move around the UK without having to leave the Lanes family. By choosing us for your next job, you could be taking your first step down a long-lasting career pathway that will deliver ongoing opportunities for you for many years to come.
Find out more about our training options, employee benefits and staff stories here. You can register for our job alerts to receive the latest vacancies sent straight to your inbox, or if you have any other questions about working with Lanes Group, get in touch with us today.